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The People's Park in the Sky is what used to be Imelda Marcos' unfinished Palace in the Sky. After the downfall of the Marcos dictatorship the ruins had become a public park where people can have a 360-degree view of Tagaytay including the Taal Lake. Public jeepneys ferry people from the terminal to the entrance gate. After paying a minimal entrance fee, visitors have to climb an uphill road to reach the unfinished and now decaying structure that reminds Filipinos of abuse of political power. Doubled with street vignettes while riding the bus from Tagaytay to Dasmariñas, Cavite.

lakandula This photo was shot on film. Taken by lakandula with a Lomography Supersampler (available in our Online Shop) loaded with Fuji Velvia 100F film in Tagaytay City, Philippines. These tags describe this photo: xpro, people's park in the sky, road, uphill, and subtle double. Date: 2010-12-13. Time: Afternoon. This photo can also be found in the album Short Road Uphill To The Ruins Of An Unfinished Palace.

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